The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
Rank - 64 72
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.14% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.00% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £35.00
Entity Framework
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 250 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.66% 28.60% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 185 138
Median daily rate £444 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 34 (97.14%) C#
3 32 (91.43%) Unit Testing
4 26 (74.29%) MVC
5 23 (65.71%) OOP
6 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (48.57%) Back Office
8 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
9 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
10 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (40.00%) OO
11 14 (40.00%) SQL
12 13 (37.14%) Scrum
12 13 (37.14%) LDAP
12 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
12 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
12 13 (37.14%) WCF
13 10 (28.57%) NHS
13 10 (28.57%) TDD
14 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
14 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
14 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (25.71%) LINQ
14 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
14 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (25.71%) WinForms

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (25.71%) RDBMS
2 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (45.71%) Visual Studio
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (22.86%) Selenium
4 8 (22.86%) SpecFlow
5 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (48.57%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Software Developer
4 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (17.14%) SQL Developer
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (37.14%) WCF
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (25.71%) LINQ
5 9 (25.71%) WinForms
6 8 (22.86%) Ajax
6 8 (22.86%) jQuery
6 8 (22.86%) REST
7 3 (8.57%) Code First Entity Framework
7 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.86%) CSS
8 1 (2.86%) HTML
8 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Unit Testing
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
3 23 (65.71%) OOP
4 14 (40.00%) OO
5 13 (37.14%) Scrum
6 10 (28.57%) TDD
7 8 (22.86%) BDD
8 7 (20.00%) SOA
9 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) SDLC
11 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (17.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore